Springtime in Paris

April 22, 2017 - 7:30PM

Antonio Pompa-Baldi, Piano

Debussy - Afternoon of a Faun
Chopin - Concerto No. 2
Chabrier - Larghetto
Stravinsky - Firebird Suite (1919)

Great music from the "City of Lights" - Chopin's superbly romantic 2nd Concerto interpreted by award-winning soloist Antonio Pompa-Baldi. Afternoon of a Faun and Firebird Suite evoke the full range of orchestral color and power.

Community Partner:
Ruby's Rescue & Retreat


Our audience may bring items to the concert to donate to Ruby's Rescue for the care of the dogs until they are placed for adoption.

Requested items are:
Iams puppy food
Puppy collars
Harnesses, assorted sizes
Laundry detergent
Bleach
Dog beds, medium and large

 


at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $35
Kids / Students: $8

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

New World

May 20, 2017 - 7:30PM

Patrice Jackson, Cello and Electric Cello

Weber - Der Freischütz
Dvorak - New World Symphony
Dvorak - Silent Woods
Popper - Hungarian Rhapsody
Jackson - New work for electric cello and orchestra

Cross-currents interweave in an evening of beautiful music exploring nature, folklore, and mysteries of the spirit. Cellist Patrice Jackson brings classical virtuosity, poetic lyricism, and electric jazz brilliance to our stage.

Community Partner:
Illinois Valley Fuller Center

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $35
Kids / Students: $8

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

Beethoven's 9th

September 9, 2017 - 7:30PM

Copland - Fanfare for the Common Man
Copland - A Lincoln Portrait

Preston Jackson, Narrator
Beethoven - Symphony No. 9

Our season opens with Beethoven's masterpiece, a tribute to humanity's brotherhood, and Copland's inspiring musical setting of the words of Abraham Lincoln.

Community Partner:

TBA

Order subscriptions by filling out this form and mailing it to Heartland Festival Orchestra, PO Box 9186, Peoria IL 61612

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $38
Kids / Students: $10

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

Classic Rumble

October 14, 2017 - 7:30PM

HFO Principal David Collier, timpani soloist

Prokofiev - Romeo & Juliet Suite
Daugherty - "Raise the Roof" Timpani Concerto
Bernstein - West Side Story Symphonic Dances

Bernstein's centennial anchors this program, with Romantic and Broadway settings of the Romeo & Juliet story, and Daugherty's brilliant, kinetic, and entertaining concerto.


Community Partner:

TBA

Order subscriptions by filling out this form and mailing it to Heartland Festival Orchestra, PO Box 9186, Peoria IL 61612

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $38
Kids / Students: $10

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

New Year's Greeting - That's Amore!

January 6, 2018 - 7:30PM

Sarah Jane McMahon and Sal Viviano, vocalists

Start the year off right with a night of Italy's beloved music - two vocal stars to bring the sizzle, from a Frank Sinatra tune to an aria by Verdi - from Babbino Caro to Volare!

Community Partner:
TBA

Order subscriptions by filling out this form and mailing it to Heartland Festival Orchestra, PO Box 9186, Peoria IL 61612

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $38
Kids / Students: $10

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

Maestro's Choice

March 17, 2018 - 7:30PM

Adam Neiman, piano soloist

Mozart - Overture to Marriage of Figaro
Schumann - Rhenish Symphony, No. 3
Brahms - Piano Concerto No. 2

Adam Neiman brings pianistic power, virtuosity, and musical insight - a perfect combination for Brahms' glorious concerto.

Community Partner:

TBA

Order subscriptions by filling out this form and mailing it to Heartland Festival Orchestra, PO Box 9186, Peoria IL 61612

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $38
Kids / Students: $10

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

Jazz in Spring

April 21, 2018 - 7:30PM

Mendelssohn - Midsummer Night's Dream Overture
Copland - Appalachian Spring
Grieg - Peer Gynt, Youth Music Illinois side-by-side
Ellington - Peer Gynt, Invitational Youth Jazz Ensemble

An exquisite evening featuring two masterpiece tone pictures, and the fascinating interplay of the original and Ellington's jazz version of Peer Gynt.

Community Partner:
TBA

Order subscriptions by filling out this form and mailing it to Heartland Festival Orchestra, PO Box 9186, Peoria IL 61612

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $38
Kids / Students: $10

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat

James Bond, 007

May 26, 2018 - 7:30PM

Rachel York, soprano soloist


A program of the greatest "Bond" musical hits through the years - from movie themes to lead songs. Rachel York combines the glamour of a "Bond Girl" with the vocal power and beauty to ace an Adele tune. You'll have a blast!

Community Partner:
TBA

Order subscriptions by filling out this form and mailing it to Heartland Festival Orchestra, PO Box 9186, Peoria IL 61612

at Five Points Washington
Washington, IL
360 N. Wilmor Rd.

Tickets:
Adults: $38
Kids / Students: $10

A vendor service fee of $4 per ticket is assessed for tickets purchased online and at Five Points Washington. Tickets (limited areas only) may be purchased in person at Kidder Music in Peoria with cash or check.

Bus Rides
Call (309) 339-3943 to reserve a seat